Les Hazlewood, Stormpath co-founder and CTO and the Apache Shiro PMC Chair demonstrates how to design a beautiful REST + JSON API. Includes the principles of RESTful design, how REST differs from XML, tips for increasing adoption of your API, and security concerns.
Presentation video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5WXYw4J4QOU
More info: http://www.stormpath.com/blog/designing-rest-json-apis
Further reading: http://www.stormpath.com/blog
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